CPR and AED Courses

Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies depending on the level of CPR chosen. Courses meet legislation requirements for provincial/ territorial worker safety and insurance boards, and include the latest CPR guidelines and training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED). (5 hours)

Level C

Course Content

The Red Cross • Responding to Emergencies • Check, Call, Care • Recovery position • Choking – adult, child and baby • Assisting with medications • Angina and heart attack • Stroke • CPR and AED– adult, child and baby • Deadly bleeding

Level HCP / BLS

Course Content

Level C content (above) + Jaw thrust • Pulse check  •  Rescue breathing—adult, child, and baby •  BVM—adult, child, and baby •  Two-rescuer CPR—adult, child, baby